Preliminary design for the Memorial to the Missing of the Battle of the Somme, Thiepval: rough outline plans, elevations and small perspectives

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RIBApix ref no RIBA94816
Architect/DesignerLutyens, Sir Edwin Landseer (1869-1944)
Artist/PhotographerLutyens, Sir Edwin Landseer (1869-1944)
CountryFrance
CityThiepval
Subject Date1932
Image Date1923
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePA1625/3(3)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The preliminary design for the memorial was basically that of the executed scheme but the details, especially in the upper parts of the arch, differ.

Subject tags

arches, war memorials